Online registration is now closed. To register onsite, please download the registration form, fill it in and bring it to the registration desk at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.
Each delegate must complete a separate form.Download Registration Form
All fees are quoted in Australian dollars and are inclusive of 10% Goods and Service Tax (GST).
|Registration Type||Standard Rate Before 30 March 2017||Late Rate After 30 March 2017|
|Congress Partner Organisation Member*||AUD 1,100||AUD 1,210|
|WFPHA Member#||AUD 1,100||AUD 1,210|
|Non-Member||AUD 1,320||AUD 1,430|
|Full Time Student||AUD 770||AUD 850|
|Emerging Country Registration^||AUD 690||AUD 690|
|One day||AUD 440|
|Two day**||AUD 700|
*To be eligible for the Congress Partner Organisation Member rates you must be a Member of the Public Health Association of Australia, the Australasian Faculty of Public Health Medicine, the Public Health Association of New Zealand, the Australian Health Promotion Association, the Australasian Epidemiological Association or the Australian Women’s Health Network. All members will be cross-checked for eligibility.
#To be eligible for the WFPHA Member rates you must be a Member of one of the WFPHA Member organisations.
^To be eligible for the Emerging Country Registration you must be from one of the approved countries. View the list here.
** Two day registration must be consecutive days
*Please indicate attendance via the registration form
A ticket to the Welcome Reception and Congress Party is included with a full registration as per the details below. Please indicate your attendance at any of the social functions at the time of registration.
Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (MCEC) – Sunday 2 April 2017, 5.30pm – 7.00pm
South Wharf Promenade – Tuesday 4 April 2017
The WCPH 2017 Secretariat has confirmed rooms at nearby hotels for the benefit of Congress participants. You are encouraged to secure your accommodation when you register to ensure that you receive competitive rates, negotiated for the Congress. Accommodation can be booked via the registration form; please see the Accommodation page for more information.
Payment can be made by any of the following methods:
Registrations received by 19 December 2016 must be paid in full by 19 December 2016 in order to receive the early bird registration rate.
Full Registrations made up until the 15 of February 2017 will not be able to be reduced to a day rate. Registrations for the day rate are available from 16 February until 7 April 2017. In extenuating circumstances a reduction may be permitted with a AUD 150 fee applied.
Cancellations must be notified in writing (e-mail is sufficient) to the Congress Secretariat. Cancellations made by 24 February 2017 will result in a full refund less AUD150 to cover administration costs. As an alternative to cancellation, your registration may be transferred to another person by 24 February 2017 without incurring any cost penalty. Refunds for cancellations received after 24 February 2017 will only be made in exceptional circumstances. Failure to obtain the appropriate visa to travel to Australia does not constitute a refund. The Congress Secretariat must be advised in writing of any alterations or transfers.
All best endeavours will be made to present the program as printed on this website. The Congress and its agents reserve the right to alter without prior notice, any of the arrangements, timetables, plans or other items relating to the meeting, for any cause beyond its reasonable control. The Organising Committee and the Congress Organisers are not liable for any loss or inconvenience caused as a result of such alteration. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the Organising Committee and the Congress Organisers do not accept responsibility for loss of monies caused by delays. Participants are advised to take out personal travel insurance and to extend their policy to cover personal possessions. The Congress does not cover individuals against cancellations of bookings or theft or damage to belongings.
WCPH 2017 Secretariat
GPO Box 3270
Sydney NSW 2001
Ph: +61 2 9254 5000
Fax: +61 2 9251 3552